The Nebraska bowling team will be represented at two premier events by a total of 11 past, present and future bowlers.
Former Huskers Cassie Leuthold, Shannon Pluhowsky, Kayla Johnson, Valerie Calberry, Jamie Martin, Lindsay Baker, Adrienne Miller, Diandra (Hyman) Asbaty and Angie Chirpich, as well as current Husker Elise Bolton, will compete at the U.S. Women’s Open, in Reno, Nev. Competition starts on Friday, June 22, and ends on Wednesday, June 27. The finals air on tape-delay Tuesday, July 3 on ESPN2 at 7 p.m. (CT).
A native of Watord Hertfordshir, England, incoming freshman Beth Hedley will compete for England at the World Youth Championships in Bangkok, Thailand. She and the rest of her team will compete against some of the top youth bowlers around the world, with 50 countries represented in the tournament. Competition begins June 22, and ends July 3.